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[movies]HOLLYWOOD VICTORY CARAVAN musical short
A musical war bond drive promotional short, which actually was produced and released after the end of WW2. You will notice war bonds are now called "victory bonds." Appearances by Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Alan Ladd, Humphrey Bogart, Betty Hutton and others.
Keywords: musical shorts; war bonds; WW2
Downloads: 623
[audio]Orson_Welles_War_Bonds - Orson Welles
The legendary Orson Welles does a spot for United States War Bonds Payroll Savings Plan from an Old Time Radio program
Keywords: Orson Welles; War Bonds; WWII; OTR
Downloads: 1,203
[movies]U.S. War Bonds Commercial - Schlesinger, Leon
I found this little gem of history on a DVD found in the garbage on a dumpster diving expedition. It also contained a Castle Films Banned cartoon.
Keywords: Banned commercials; Blackface; World War II; War Bonds; Commercials
Downloads: 3,037 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Silence! - United States. Department of the Treasury
Aptly, it has no sound. War Bond film from 1944."Begins with views of empty beaches and deserted battle-fields. Explains that such inactivity will not win the war. Then shows various battle scenes, emphasizing noise. Shows industrial scenes. Explains that all these sounds and the purchase of war bonds are necessary to win the war." National Archives Identifier: 11809 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, ...
Keywords: War Bonds; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII
Downloads: 92
[movies]Vermont State Guard 1941-1944
Silent color film presents Company H of the Vermont State Guard marching at Montpelier, Vermont Sesquicentennial Parade (1941), war bond rally (1942), and WAAC recruitment rally; additional training maneuvers at the Barre-Montpelier Airport, Wrightsville Dam and other locations. Later 1944 scenes include entire Vermont State Guard mustering at Tunbridge Fairgrounds and Camp Wills (now Camp Johnson) in Colchester.
Keywords: Vermont; war bonds; Vermont Historical Society; Montpelier Vermont; Vermont Statehouse, military; state guard; history; World War II; military history; war bonds; WAAC; induction
Downloads: 422
[movies]We Said We'd Come Back 1945 - United States. Navy
 We Said We'd Come Back 1945 Navy film # MN-4380D created for the 6th War Loan Drive. Link at The Billboard, Dec. 2 1944 in Google books. National Archives Identifier: 74583 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; War Bonds
Downloads: 35
[movies]Bonds Of Victory - United States. Department of the Treasury
National Archives  description: "This film explains the need for money from the purchase of victory bonds. The footage consists mostly of scenes of destruction in foreign countries that resulted from the war. It shows the work the Allied Military Government did in reconstructing roads and buildings, dredging harbors, opening schools, and providing medical care."National Archives Identifier: 11831 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or othe...
Keywords: War Bonds; Reconstruction (1939-1951); World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII
Downloads: 51
[movies]The Crop That Never Fails - United States. Department of the Treasury
"Advises farmers to invest money in victory bonds to insure financial security. Explains to farmers considering post-war expansion and improvement that a capital reserve cushions losses from hazards, such as insects, diseases, dust storms, drought, floods, and, especially, depression. Warns that depressions follow wars and that bonds provide security. Enumerates other advantages of owning victory bonds."National Archives Identifier:     11836As always, any error or typo is mine and if you en...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Savings bonds -- United States; WWII; War Bonds
Downloads: 40
[image]BPA WAR POSTER H66 - US Government Works - Bonneville Power Administration
WW2 era poster from the Bonneville Power Administration- Employee War Bonds
Keywords: War; war effort; WW2; WWII; Bonneville Power Administration; BPA; bonds; war bonds
Downloads: 58
[movies]Avenge December 7 (Pearl Harbor) - Unknown
War bond sales promo stridently advocating vengeance against Japan for bombing of Pearl Harbor.
Keywords: World War II: Pearl Harbor; Motion pictures: Trailers; World War II: War bonds
Downloads: 26,790 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(8 reviews)
[movies]This Could Be America 1945 - United States. Navy
United States Navy film # MN-5051D This Could Be America 1945 made for the" Department of the Treasury in cooperation with the Department of the Navy, the Marine Corps, and the Coast Guard"National Archives description: "Shows U.S. planes strafing Japan and Japanese shipping as the narrator states that these could be scenes of enemy activity over various locations in the United States. Shows a crash landing on an aircraft carrier and a burial at sea...
Keywords: United States. Navy; WWII; War Bonds; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 45
[movies]Photography Fights - United States. Department of the Treasury
Created for the US Navy by the US Treasury Dept. for the 6th War Loan drive. National Archives description: "Dramatizes the operations of a naval photographic interpretation team on an island in the Pacific Ocean. An aerial photograph is analyzed to reveal that Japanese troops are constructing an air strip on an island. Suggests the destruction of the strip by showing scenes of aerial and naval bombardment...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Aerial Photography; Aerial Reconnaissance; War Bonds; United States. Navy
Downloads: 60
[movies]Mission Completed, 1945 - United States. Department of the Treasury
US Treasury "War Bonds" film. Also known as U.S. Navy film # MN 5051E. National Archives description: "Shows activities aboard an aircraft carrier in the Pacific Ocean as damaged planes return from a mission. A plane lands with one wheel. Another skids off the landing deck and hangs on the side of the ship. The third plane slides off the deck into the ocean, killing the pilot. States the cost of the plane and the cost of the pilot's training, but points out that a human life cannot be measured i...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; War Bonds; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
Downloads: 79
[movies]Bonds Of Victory - United States. Department of the Treasury
1945 "This film explains the need for money from the purchase of victory bonds. The footage consists mostly of scenes of destruction in foreign countries that resulted from the war. It shows the work the Allied Military Government did in reconstructing roads and buildings, dredging harbors, opening schools, and providing medical care." National Archives Identifier: 11831   As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Reconstruction (1939-1951); WWII; Savings bonds -- United States; War Bonds
Downloads: 85
[movies]Victory Loan - United States. Department of the Treasury
"Announces motion pictures, special events, and other material to be used in the forthcoming victory bond sales campaign. Apparently intended for showing to bond headquarters in various parts of the country. Presents brief scenes from four publicity motion pictures that will be available and lists titles of other films. Outlines plans for a victory loan parade on Oct. 29. Shows stills of Hollywood celebrities who will participate in bond sales programs...
Keywords: WWII; Savings bonds -- United States; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Reconstruction (1939-1951); War Bonds
Downloads: 70
[movies]Voice Of Truth - United States. Department of the Treasury
"A war bond sales picture in which, by dramatization, soldiers on a troop ship listen to Japanese propagandist Tokyo Rose ("The Voice of Truth") report news from America [dramatized] to convince the troops that the people at home are not interested in the soldiers." National Archives Identifier: 11822 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your ch...
Keywords: WWII; Tokyo Rose, 1916-2006; War Bonds; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; Clandestine Radio; World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda
Downloads: 88
[audio]War Dept Film Bulletin 89: War Bonds, 1943 (Audio) - United States. War Department
Audio extracted from the United States War Department Film Bulletin #89, War Bonds. The film is in poor shape so  just the audio has been uploaded here.National Archives description: "Reel 1, Generals Brehon Somervell and Howard K. Loughry speak on the value of war bond purchases by Army personnel. Reel 2, shows activities at the Army War Bond office in Chicago, following operations from the arrival of Class B allotment applications to the mailing of bonds...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; Somervell, Brehon Burke, 1892-1955; WWII; World War II; War Bonds; World War, 1939-1945; Loughry, Howard K. (Kendall), 1882-1965
Downloads: 194
[movies]Our Children - United States. Navy
1945 U.S. Navy film # MN-9109C, Our Children. "This film explains the need for money from victory bonds to care for foreign children left homeless by World War II. Footage shows ruins in foreign countries and includes many scenes of needy children. Scenes also compare America's prosperity with the poverty of other countries." National Archives Identifier: 11832 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please...
Keywords: War Bonds; Reconstruction (1939-1951); US Navy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; Savings bonds -- United States; World War II; WWII
Downloads: 218
[audio]Franklin Roosevelt's Fireside Chat On Opening The Fifth War Loan Drive, 06-12-1944 - International Business Machines Corporation
National Archives Identifier:  2292394
Keywords: WWII; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Old Time Radio; OTR; War Bonds
Downloads: 44
[audio]President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Address, The Occasion Of His Purchase Of The First Defense Savings Bond And Stamps, 04/30/1941 - International Business Machines Corporation
ARC Identifier 2184565
Keywords: War Bonds; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; OTR; Old Time Radio; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Downloads: 33
[audio]Address Of Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, 05-30-1945 - Department of the Navy. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
"This sound recording captures an address by Admiral Chester Nimitz in which he urged Americans to take jobs in shipyards and to buy more war bonds."National Archives Identifier:     2353547
Keywords: WWII; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Old Time Radio; OTR; War Bonds
Downloads: 94
[movies]Who Died? - United States. Office of Strategic Services
This was one of 6 "impact bulletins" released in 1945 for the 7th War Loan Drive. Written, introduced, and narrated by American novelist Betty Smith, author of "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn." Grimly answers the question "Who died?" From the Technique newspaper:  "I've just been told that over 3,000 of our American boys died in the first eleven days of the invasion of France. Who died? I'll tell you who died."Description at National Archives: "Designed to sell war bonds, this picture consists of fiv...
Keywords: War Bonds; World War, 1939-1945 -- Casualties; Soldiers' bodies, Disposition of; World War II; Smith, Betty, 1896-1972; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 129
[movies]Radar Secrets 1945 - United States. Treasury Department
Film created for the U.S. Treasury Department's campaign for the Eighth ("Victory") war bond drive, which began October 29, 1945 and ended December 8, 1945. This film stars Keifer Sutherland, I mean Arthur Kennedy, who also appeared in another movie about radar, Target - Invisible and also the WWII training film Resisting Enemy Interogation. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a ...
Keywords: WWII; Radar; Arthur Kennedy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology; War Bonds; World War II
Downloads: 11
[movies]Secrets, 1945 - United States. Navy
U.S. Navy film # MN-9109B, Secrets."Shows the use of secret weapons developed during World War II, comparing their value with their costs. Radar is used aboard a ship to locate a Japanese vessel. Within 60 seconds the ship's automatically operated guns are ready to fire. The Japanese ship is hit by the first salvo and explodes. Rockets are fired from land, sea, and air. Shows an atomic bomb explosion...
Keywords: War Bonds; US Navy; Reconstruction (1939-1951); Savings bonds -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology; US Army
Downloads: 124
[movies]To Win The Peace - United States. Navy
1945 U.S. Navy film # MN-9109A, To Win The Peace."This film explores the need for money from victory bonds to provide medical care for wounded servicemen. The footage shows miscellaneous battle shots and many views of men receiving medical treatment in military hospitals." National Archives Identifier: 11833 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of ...
Keywords: War Bonds; Savings bonds -- United States; Reconstruction (1939-1951); US Navy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War II; WWII; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded
Downloads: 49
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 23: Americans At War (restricted) - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Urges the purchase of war bonds, showing scenes of publicity parades in Washington, New York, and Chicago. Pres. Roosevelt greets wounded veterans at the White House. Shows rallies in factory yards and at Soldiers Field, Chicago, where a speaker urges bond purchases." National Archives Identifier: 24434 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; World War, 1939-1945; War Bonds; World War II; WWII; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 70
[movies]The Army Nurse, 1945 - United States. Department of the Treasury
National Archives description: "Shows activities in the training and service of army nurses. Reel 1 contains brief scenes of nurses working at a field hospital. Shows miscellaneous aspects of nurses' life and training, emphasizing their ruggedness. Reel 2 depicts various nurses' assignments, showing work at the following kinds of hospitals: evacuation, general, field, ship, and debarkation. Gen. Clark decorates nurses...
Keywords: WWII; Army Nurse Corps; World War II; Blanchfield, Florence Aby, 1884-1971; Clark, Mark W. (Mark Wayne), 1896-1984; United States. -- Army Nurse Corps; War Bonds
Downloads: 150
[movies]America The Beautiful, 1945 - Warner Brothers Studios
Black and white U.S. Department of the Treasury print (not in greatest shape) of a 1945 technicolor Warner Brothers film that promotes U.S. Savings Bonds. Film's page at IMDB.National Archives Identifier: 5713874 no description; listed as "America the Beautiful: Savings Bond Promotion."As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Arc...
Keywords: Savings bonds -- United States; Classic PSA; B-29 Bomber; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; War Bonds; WWII; Truman Bradley; William Lava; Owen Crump; Saul Elkins; Gordon Hollingshead
Downloads: 31
[movies]What Makes A Battle? - United States. Department of the Treasury
"On the capture of Kwajalein in the Marshall Islands, emphasizing the cost in lives and supplies. Reel 1, ships are loaded with supplies. Ships and carrier planes bombard the island. Suicide planes attack the ships. The 4th Marine Div. boards landing craft and lands on the island. Reel 2 contains many scenes of combat between Japanese troops and troops of U.S. Marines and the 7th Inf. Div. Wounded Americans receive aid...
Keywords: WWII; Kwajalein Atoll, Battle of, Marshall Islands, 1944; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; War Bonds
Downloads: 72
[movies]Conquest Of The Night - United States. Navy
1945 U.S. Navy film # MN-9109F, Conquest Of The Night."Radar is used to locate and destroy an enemy ship. A combat information center aboard a ship relays facts derived by radar on the range, speed, direction, etc., of the target. The U.S. ship fires its torpedoes. As the torpedoes hit, the ship fires a salvo. Radar shows the salvo to be too long; the range is corrected and the enemy ship is sunk. States that future developments of radar depends on money from the sale of victory bonds."National ...
Keywords: radar; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; War Bonds; Savings bonds -- United States; United States. Navy; US Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology
Downloads: 72
[movies]Iwo Jima 1945 - United States. Navy
1945 United States Navy film # MN-5051i Iwo Jima - has projector noise. National Archives description "Shows activities leading to the capture of Iwo Jima. Ships and carrier planes bombard the island prior to the landing of marines. U.S. troops fight and advance. Reports that 20,000 Japanese troops and 4,000 U.S. troops were killed in the operations. Asks the audience how much the invasion is worth to them in war bond purchases."National Archives Identifier: 11817
Keywords: United States. Navy; United States. Marine Corps; War Bonds; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 74
[texts]Communications 1945 04
Communications 1945 04
Keywords: communications; radio; frequency; tube; tubes; circuit; april; voltage; grid; electronic; plate current; high frequency; regulated power; war bonds; los angeles; zircon prestite; plate voltage; electronic equipment; electrical instrument; cathode ray
[texts]Mirror 1943 Oct
Mirror 1943 Oct
Keywords: tupper; johnny; color; dana; hair; face; larkin; gray; news; war bonds; high school; buy war; kate smith; dana craig; true story; radio mirror; princess pat; long time; gray hair
[texts]Mirror 1943 mar
Mirror 1943 mar
Keywords: jerry; radio; dean; nbc; cbs; tom; lacey; kit; vaughn; radio mirror; aunt myra; dean hunter; sam waller; tom trumble; kate smith; crossroads cafe; war bonds; diana stuart; breakfast club
[texts]Mirror 1945 Jan
Mirror 1945 Jan
Keywords: carter; emily; olga; tommy; ozzie; joe; jerry; radio; mayfield; uncle edwin; war bonds; radio mirror; kate smith; extra room; bob trout; aunt agnes; high school; true story; three years
[texts]Mirror 1943 Sep
Mirror 1943 Sep
Keywords: harry; cbs; nbc; color; jan; mazola; radio; skin; love; true story; radio mirror; war bonds; cashmere bouquet; blue network; young widder; widder brown; war time; special drene; pay postman
[texts]Mirror 1944 04
Mirror 1944 04
Keywords: dwight; blane; color; skin; eyes; face; gray; hair; coralie; high school; radio mirror; kate smith; cadet nurse; war bonds; long time; listerine antiseptic; free booklet; face powder; face cream
Downloads: 1
[texts]Communications 1944 02 february
Communications 1944 02 february
Keywords: communications; frequency; radio; tube; figure; february; loop; voltage; crystal; impedance; plate current; loop resistance; impedance transformation; radio range; aircraft communications; war bonds; vice president; vacuum tube; news briefs; maximum power
[texts]Mirror 1944 01
Mirror 1944 01
Keywords: joel; kathy; jed; jerry; nbc; cbs; news; knew; eyes; permanent wave; high school; war bonds; radio mirror; long time; free book; war time; true story; second husband; cup molasses
[movies]Mission Completed - United States. Navy
Short U.S. Navy carrier aviation film created by the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard and Marines for the U.S. Treasury's 7th War Bond Drive. Not in the greatest shape. National Archives description "Shows activities aboard an aircraft carrier in the Pacific Ocean as damaged planes return from a mission. A plane lands with one wheel. Another skids off the landing deck and hangs on the side of the ship. The third plane slides off the deck into the ocean, killing the pilot...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; War Bonds; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States -- Navy -- Aviation; United States. Department Of The Treasury
Downloads: 18
[texts]Saturday Evening Post v216n45 Curtis (06-May-1944)
Saturday Evening Post v216n45 Curtis (06-May-1944)
Keywords: aleck; reid; franklin; quisling; kelly; osman; candy; post; molly; evening post; armed guard; war bonds; valley forge; steve bossert; long time; helen reid; kelly brown; air forces; boyd lorrimer
Downloads: 91
[movies]All Together - Walt Disney Studios
In 1941 Walt Disney produced this short film, which promotes Canadian War Bonds, for the Canadian government. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; 1941; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Caricatures and cartoons; War Bonds; World War II: Homefront; Walt Disney; World War, 1939-1945 -- Canada; WWII; WWII In Color
Downloads: 3,340
[texts]1942 12 14 BC
1942 12 14 BC
Keywords: radio; broadcasting; broadcast; nbc; program; stations; advertising; war; cbs; broadcast advertising; advertising december; war bond; los angeles; radio stations; war bonds; internal revenue; san francisco; general manager; kate smith
Downloads: 2
[movies]All Star Bond Rally - 20th Century Fox
20th Century Fox made this short film for the US Treasury Department (to promote the sale of war bonds). A lot of stars are featured in its 18 minutes, including tap-dancing Betty Grable. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; Carmen Miranda; Fibber McGee and Molly; World War II; Jim Jordan; Marian Jordan; Glenn Langan; World War, 1939-1945; 1945; Faye Marlowe; Frank Sinatra; Harry James; Bing Crosby; Bob Hope; Jeanne Crain; Vivian Blaine; War Bonds; Harpo Marx; Jane Nigh; Almira Sessions; Linda Darnell; Betty Grable; June Haver
Downloads: 589
[movies]Fury In The Pacific - United States. Navy
1945 U.S. Navy film MN-5051J, Fury In The Pacific. This film about the battle at Pelelieu was used to sell war bonds. "This is a record of an amphibious landing, a joint operation by the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, the Air Forces, and the Coast Guard. Shown for the first time, it typifies the fury and violence of war in the Pacific."Description at National Archives: "On the capture of Pelelieu and Angaur in the Palau Islands, enumerating the cost in lives and munitions required...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Palau -- Peleliu Island; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Palau -- Angaur Island; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Division, 81st; Peleliu, Battle of, Palau, 1944; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Marines, 1st -- History; War Bonds; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Palau
Downloads: 127
[movies]Hollywood Victory Caravan - United States. Department of the Treasury
To help to promote the sale of War Bonds, Paramount Studios created this short film for the U.S. Treasury in 1945. "A girl is desperate to get to Washington D.C. to be with her lonesome brother, a wounded G.I. She persuades Bing Crosby to let her join his caravan." As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: War Bonds; World War II: Homefront; Olga San Juan; WWII; Noreen Nash; World War, 1939-1945; Barbara Stanwyck; World War II; William Demarest; US Maritime Service Training Station Choir; Robert Benchley; Bing Crosby; Bob Hope; Franklin Pangborn; Charles Victor; Marjorie Weaver; Noreen Nash; Franklin Pangborn; Betty Hutton; Olga San Juan; Humphrey Bogart; Carmen Cavallaro; Alan Ladd; Diana Lynn
Downloads: 915
[movies]The Shining Future - Warner Brothers Studios
Warner Brothers created this short for the Dominion of Canada's National War Finance Committee (Dept of Finance) & the 6th Victory Loan. It was re-edited into the U.S. short "Road To Victory." The plot (loosely): a family from 1960 time travels to 1944 but really just an excuse to show some musical performances. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Canada; 1944; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Warner Brothers; World War II: Homefront; War Bonds; Olive Blakeney; Frank Sinatra; Jack Carson; Gene Krupa; Great Gildersleeve; Harry James; Charles Ruggles; Johnnie Davis; Harold Peary; Dennis Morgan; Herbert Marshall; Cary Grant; Jimmy Lydon; Irene Manning; Deanna Durbin; Bing Crosby; Benny Goodman; steak, steak, steak
Downloads: 910
[audio]1944 Esquire All-American Jazz Concert - WA4CZD
1944 Esquire All-American Jazz Concert at the Metropolitan Opera House, broadcast on NBC Blue and also AFRS as part of "One Night Stand." This was the first jazz concert at the Met and it probably wouldn't have happened if it hadn't been a War Bond Drive. (Admission was paid in War Bonds.) NY Times' article headline: "3,600 BUY BONDS AT JAZZ SESSION; $650,000 Raised for War by Sale of Tickets to Concert of Esquire's Band." It was also mentioned in The Billboard http://books.google.com/books?id=g...
Keywords: OTR; Teddy Wilson; World War II: Homefront; Jack Teagarden; War Bonds; Art Tatum; WWII; Oscar Pettiford; 1944; Red Norvo; Big Band; Coleman Hawkins; Old Time Radio; Billie Holiday; World War, 1939-1945; Lionel Hampton; World War II; Benny Goodman; Jazz; Roy Eldridge; Swing; Sid Catlett; Al Casey; Barney Bigard; Mildred Bailey; Louis Armstrong
Downloads: 2,302
[movies]Army Air Forces, Pacific - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-504 Army Air Forces, Pacific. Used to sell War Bonds during the Victory Loan drive.National Archives description "Reel 1, Gen. Arnold describes the AAF's role in the Pacific theater. Shows brief views of bombing raids. U.S. troops land on a beach, infantry advance under P-47 fighter cover, and supplies are flown to British forces in Burma. Gordon Seagrave, British surgeon, treats wounded Nationalist Chinese as Gen...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; B-29 Bomber; B-24 Bomber; Thunderbolt (Fighter Plane); Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993; World War, 1939-1945; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Stilwell, Joseph Warren, 1883-1946; Seagrave, Gordon Stifler, 1897-1965; Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; CBI; War Bonds; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report
Downloads: 133
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